Pope Francis presided over the Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on April 26, during which he, as the bishop of Rome, ordained 19 men for the Diocese of Rome.
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The 595 men to be ordained is an increase of 25% from 2014, when 477 men were ordained to the priesthood. In 2013, 497 men were ordained Catholic priests.
Father Gordon MacRae has been imprisoned for 21 years for offenses he says he never committed.
Comboni Missionary Father John Ssenyondo was murdered earlier this year in Mexico.